We invited Hermann Parzinger to discuss his book, which illumines public history from a special perspective.
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We study “shared authority” as extremely important for the study of non-state public forms of talking about the past and heritage.
How can historiography be decolonized in a German institution which is the exhibition site for Berlin’s historical ethnological collections?
Abstract: Shortly after going into lockdown, museums from around the world urged the public to document the COVID 19 pandemic and share it with the institution. In this contribution, ‘Corona… Read More ›
Abstract: Tuscany’s hills are the quintessential example of an Italian landscape in which humans, nature and history combine in the best possible way. In this context, the beautiful countryside of… Read More ›
History is everywhere – but it is not always easy to perceive it. A sharpened view is needed as the example of the “stamp” illustrates. Stamps are in fact an ideal window into history.
The reality is that Upper Silesia has managed to overcome and ultimately leave behind outdated stereotypes. This especially holds true for Katowice, which has started to make much progress towards establishing its future.